EVELYN C. ARKEBAUER | SENIOR COUNSEL
Evelyn C. Arkebauer is a seasoned, efficient business attorney with over 30 years of corporate and securities law experience, providing effective counsel across diverse industries. Evelyn joined Fairchild Morgan Law in 2018, merging into CROKE FAIRCHILD MORGAN & BERES in 2019. At the request of several clients, Evelyn left Reed Smith LLP, where she was practicing as a partner, to open her own practice in 2009. She was a partner at Sachnoff & Weaver prior to its merger with Reed Smith in 2007, and also at the Chicago office of Foley & Lardner, where she was elevated to partner in 1995. Throughout her career, she has provided legal counsel to funds, businesses, and executives in financial, service, and manufacturing industries. She regularly assists clients over a broad range of corporate matters, including mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments, secured lending, securities filings and general compliance, employee and management equity programs and public and private company investor relations. Evelyn received her law degree from the University of Michigan Law School and her undergraduate degree with honors from the University of Wisconsin—Madison, where she became a member of Phi Beta Kappa. She is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association and State Bars of Illinois and Wisconsin.